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Overcoming Corporate Threats to Academic & Community Research on Industrial Animal Production

I chaired a panel discussion on “Overcoming Corporate Threats to Academic and Community Research on Industrial Animal Production” earlier this month at the annual meeting of the Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences. 267 more words

Environmental Justice

Fields Of Filth: Landmark Report Maps Feces-Laden Hog And Chicken Operations In North Carolina

Today, Waterkeeper Alliance, North Carolina Riverkeeper organizations and Environmental Working Group released an interactive map that reveals the locations of more than 6,500 CAFOs in NC. 1,232 more words

The Moore Charitable Foundation

Stop the hog industry from spraying pig waste on our homes

Last week, The Moore Charitable Foundation team attended the 2016 Waterkeeper Alliance Conference in Wilmington, North Carolina. The location of the event underscored Waterkeeper’s significant efforts to address the environmental destruction and injustice caused by Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs). 659 more words

The Moore Charitable Foundation

Want to purchase meat that does not support CAFOs


I do not want to support a CAFO with my meat purchases. I would like to purchase beef and chicken from a farmer in the Midwest who utilizes a mobile processing unit. 846 more words

Cape Fear River Watch: Advocating for a Bright Future for North Carolina's Largest Watershed

“Support from the Orton Foundation allows Cape Fear River Watch to aggressively fight pollution associated with unsustainable factory farms throughout the watershed. This work is improving the Cape Fear River for all North Carolinians; strengthening our environment, our economy, and our quality of life… 630 more words

Moore Charitable Foundation

Hogging Resources

A major concern in North Carolina, specifically SENC, is water and air quality and how concentrated animal feeding areas (CAFOs) are hindering it. More than ten million hogs are raised in North Carolina alone… 395 more words